Daily Archive: April 10, 2021

Meltwater wins Comparably awards for “Best Global Culture” and “Best Sales Team”

SAN FRANCISCO, April 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meltwater, a global leader in media intelligence, is proud to announce that it is the recipient of three Comparably Awards for “Best Global Culture,” “Best Sales Team” and “Best Product & Design Team.” Meltwater ranks number five for “Best Sales Team” and in the top 50 for […]

WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings to Announce First Quarter 2021 Results on April 29, 2021

PHOENIX, April 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: WSC) today announced that it will release its first quarter 2021 financial results on Thursday, April 29, 2021 after the markets close. Chief Executive Officer, Brad Soultz and Chief Financial Officer, Tim Boswell will host a conference call and webcast on Friday, […]

S. Korea joins ‘elite group’ of fighter jet makers: CNN

WASHINGTON– South Korea has joined a handful of “elite group” countries that can produce supersonic fighter jets, CNN reported Friday, calling it a “significant achievement.”THe U.S. news network also noted the unveiling of the new KF-21 jet has set t…

U.S. focused on reducing threats from N. Korea: State Dept.

WASHINGTON– The main focus of U.S. policy toward North Korea will be to denuclearize the country and thus reduce threats posed to the United States and its allies, a State Department official said Friday.”The review is ongoing, but we’ll continue to f…

White House to host virtual meeting on semiconductor shortage

WASHINGTON, April 9 (Yonhap) — The White House said Friday that it will host a virtual meeting of top executive officers from global semiconductor manufacturers, including South Korea’s tech giant Samsung Electronics Co., next week.The meeting to be h…

Buddhist community cancels annual lantern parade amid pandemic

SEOUL– An annual lantern parade celebrating Buddha’s birthday will be canceled for a second straight year amid the new coronavirus pandemic, the South Korean Buddhist community said Saturday.The Buddhist community here usually holds a three-day lanter…

From Rose to Baekhyun, K-pop group idols also shine as solo acts

SEOUL– A growing number of K-pop group members, like BLACKPINK’s Rose and EXO’s Baekhyun, are releasing solo projects as a way to show their uniqueness and experiment with new music styles.At the forefront is Rose, who released her much-awaited debut …

Korea Shipbuilding estimated to have logged weak earnings in Q1

SEOUL– Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering Co. (KSOE) is estimated to have posted weak earnings in the first quarter, affected by sluggish new orders clinched last year amid the pandemic, industry watchers said Saturday.The shipbuilder is foreca…

Moon to preside over meetings on COVID-19, economy next week

SEOUL– President Moon Jae-in is to preside over a string of emergency meetings on pending quarantine and economic issues next week, officials said Saturday, in accordance with his earlier pledge to concentrate on improving people’s livelihoods followi…